Genesis 2:16 But the Lord God warned him, “You may freely eat the fruit of every tree in the garden— … More
Category: Spiritual Growth
OBEDIENCE – The way to true freedom
Genesis 3: 5 God knows that your eyes will be opened as soon as you eat it, and you will … More
What can be said about a person who sows discord (Proverbs 6:14)?
ANSWER: Today’s social media and internet chat platforms have become tantalizing playgrounds for those who enjoy stirring up arguments. But … More
GO TO HIM
It is hard to be unhappy, or complaining, while we are actively honoring and praising our God!
Excellent depiction of the life of Jesus… https://watch.angelstudios.com/thechosen
1 Thessalonians 5:16 Context 13And to esteem them very highly in love for their work’s sake. And be at peace among yourselves. 14Now…
This is an amazing series of the life of Jesus…it will change your life. New season coming in a few … More
Are you lonely?
Pressured by the circumstances
I am a Child of God
As Prayer Warriors
We are given an awesome opportunity to show God and our fellow persons that we love them, by praying for … More
In the lion’s den
The angel that came to Daniel in the pit did not kill the lions he simply closed their mouths and … More
Is once saved, always saved biblical?
ANSWER Once a person is saved are they always saved? Yes, when people come to know Christ as their Savior, … More
Despite the clouds
Written by Blake Rackley) (Forgive typos…Today has been long. Well, this year has been long.) So much is weighing heavy … More
So much going on right now all over the world. It would be easy to be tempted to lose our … More
Complaining? or Singing
Great Message! Made me look at my life in a new way!
War & Peace
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0EYQeATxbw&ab_channel=Dimashzone If you want to see the English subtitles, click on CC and choose English. This song broke my heart.…
5 WAYS TO USE YOUR SUFFERING TO LEAD OTHERS TO CHRIST
When was the last time your suffering led others to Christ? Ever since I scribbled these words, they continue to … More
What Are the Characteristics of a Man of God in the 21st Century?
Emma Danzey| Contributing Writer202117 Aug I once had a profound moment with a boy in fourth grade. I gave some … More
What are the promises of God?
There are many, many promises of God in Scripture. In each promise, God pledges that something will (or will not) … More
The Key to Daniel’s 70th Week Revealed
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFcQS5TVUN8&ab_channel=ProphecyUnfolding-FGA I’ve studied prophecy since I was 12 years old, so to find something NEW is very exciting. This video…
Is He Your Friend, or a Doctrine?
“A rule I have had for years is: to treat the Lord Jesus Christ as a personal friend. His … More
When Life is Dark and Heaven is Quiet
Posted byBryan LoweMay 27, 2021Posted inbeliever, darkness, discipleship, encouragement, following Jesus, God, life lessons, Satan, theology, understandingTags:discipleship, God, Jesus, promises, testing, trials, understanding God’s people have always had to wrestle with the things from the … More
I don’t know
I feel the most unsettled when I’m uncertain about the future.Many of you are also probably facing circumstances that have … More
The Power of the Resurrection
The Power of Broken Prayers
Clarence L. Haynes Jr. is a speaker, Bible teacher, author and co-founder of The Bible Study Club How do you approach … More
How to define and apply love in our lives
Matthew 22:37-39 New International VersionJesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul … More
God’s plans give us hope and a future
Jeremiah 29:11-13 New International VersionFor I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and … More
There is no fear in Love
VERSE OF THE DAY 1 John 4:18 (King James Version) There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out … More
Verse of the DayProverbs 17:9 New International VersionWhoever would foster love covers over an offense, but whoever repeats the matter … More
NOTHING can separate us from the love of God
New International Version Romans 8:38-39 For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the … More
More on Love and Hatred
1 John 3:11 New International Version For this is the message you heard from the beginning: We should love one … More
The perils of disapproving God
NOVEMBER 8, 1998 The Perils of Disapproving God Resource by John Piper Scripture: Romans 1:28–32 Topic: The Power & Effects of Sin Paul’s … More
Who is in you!
4 You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who … More
Praying for all who embrace love in every aspect, daily. Praying that we all come back to the basics of … More
A Call to Love
If there was ever a time when we are called to show an extraordinary display of love for God and … More
A Sheltered Spot for You
Posted on April 6, 2017 by Pastor Bryan Lowe “Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed … More
Six reasons why we shouldn’t worry
1. It’s fruitless. 2. It’s disobedience. 3. It’s taking what is not yet given. 4. It’s refusing the given. 5. … More
DON’T STROLL THROUGH THE SWAMP
“You’re gonna regret it!” I waved away the warning without turning around. What was to regret? I took the shortcut. I … More
Grace and Power
No part of our lives is hidden from God’s grace and power. ~ Our Daily Bread
ABC’s of Salvation
God is with us
We will always be battered in this life. Physical limitations. Cruel people. Spiritual battles. But God is with us. He … More
We are the World! Happy New Year!
Praying for blessings to all of you around the world. May we all come together to find what is best … More
Losing my religion for equality
Although this article was published in 2015, when I discovered it today, I thought it important to share. ~ Sharon … More
Braver, Stronger, Smarter, Beautiful
Choosing to Love
The Heart of the Human Problem
The sinful nature is the stubborn, self-centered attitude that says, “My way or the highway.” The sinful nature is all about self: … More
Who can add to Christmas?
So glad to be back writing and posting things I find interesting. Thanks so much to all of you who … More
Worried Enough to Pray?
by Max Lucado Last week’s blog struck a nerve. I wrote a piece entitled “Decency for President.” The premise was … More
God’s Agape Love
Paul reminded the church at Corinth the kind of love Christ offers to us– Agape love that “bears all things, … More
Loving Like God Loves
Need more patience? Is generosity an elusive virtue? Having trouble putting up with ungrateful relatives or cranky neighbors? God puts up … More
The Lost Art of Listening
Incourage.Me by LISA-JO BAKER27 topics: FriendshipListening I was listening to a podcast recently by two of my favorite human beings — … More
If you were chasing God like you chase people and things, you’d know true love and real wealth. #RehabTime
The God Who Sees You
https://bookshout.com/ebooks/the-god-who-sees-you#_=_ I found this little ebook on Bookshout. I think it will minister to you as it did to me. … More
What if I fall?
“What if I fall?” “Oh but my darling, what if you fly?” – Erin Hanson
An encouraging video
Many parents aren’t proud of their family trees. The harvest was taken, but no seed was sown. Childhood memories bring … More
You’re not selfish . . .
You’re not selfish for deciding to cut someone off. There comes a point when you got to stop being unfair … More
You’ll never be enough . . .
You’ll never be enough to somebody who can’t recognize your worth. You can’t make them see what they choose to … More
And so I choose . . .
It’s quiet. It’s early. For the next 12 hours I’ll be exposed to the day’s demands. It’s now that I … More
Sometimes it takes being perfectly lonely Just so God can show you what being PERFECTLY LOVED feels like. ~ Trent … More
I can’t control . . .
I can’t control what life does to me – – But I can control how I react to what life … More
Respect yourself enough to walk away from ANYTHING that keeps you from loving yourself. ~ Trent Shelton
Nobody deserves to be physically, emotionally, or verbally abused. Love isn’t abusive, so never let your heart believe it is. … More
The person . . . the pain
God will guard you from the evil one
riday June 27 Today’s promise: What do I do when Satan attacks? Be careful! Watch out for attacks from the … More
Overcoming discouragement brings great blessing
Are you a “big picture” person? (My Note: Considering the previous message on the site today, I think this one … More
God wants you to stop being “absorbed with the things right in front of you. Look up, and be alert … More
Six terrific truths about Time
Here are : First: Nobody can manage time. But you can manage those things that take up your time. Second: … More
Judging is the easiest path of resistance. We all do it. Even if we don’t realize that we do. … More
Be what you are
You have a choice
Every day of your life, you have a choice: You can focus on the bigness of the giants that stand … More
Obeying God brings great joy
Have you experienced the joy of obedience? No good thing will the Lord withhold from those who do what it … More
Have a blessed New Year!
Just wanted to wish you all a blessed New Year…full of happiness, love, warmth, encouragement, healing, discernment, wisdom, praise to … More
It seems today is the day to emphasize “Forgiveness”
Everywhere I turned today, I ran into new tidbits about “Forgiveness”. I don’t believe in coincidence, because I believe in … More
Today is your best day
In God we boast all day long, And praise Your name forever. Psalm 44:8 (NKJV) Here are four reasons why … More
Deliverance from Fear
“I sought the Lord, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears.” Psalm 34:4 Prayer positions us … More
Be patient and tough
I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my eye … More
Are you filled with Joy?
Are you filled with joy? I have told you this so that you will be filled with my joy. Yes, … More
Christ in You!
When grace happens, Christ enters. Christ in you, the hope of glory! For many years, I missed this truth. I … More
Are you wearing the “belt of truth”?
The belt of truth Stand your ground, putting on the sturdy belt of truth. Ephesians 6:14 NLT “You will know … More
God Answers the Mess of Life
by Max Lucado You stare into the darkness. The ceiling fan whirls above you. Your husband slumbers next to you. … More
The Lord is close to the brokenhearted
I have always loved this passage in Psalm 34. Read the whole chapter (which I have copied from biblegateway.com and … More
10 Things You’ve Got to Know About Fear
I mean, that’s what they say. That people’s “number one fear is public speaking. And number two is death.” So … More
You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has … More
How to Really Live » A Holy Experience
How to Really Live » A Holy Experience. Amazing read!
LOVE YOUR ENEMIES
This message makes me stop and think. Do I really love my enemies?And better yet, who are my enemies? Do … More
Note: This is a beautiful story. I hope you will be blessed by it as I have been. Makes you … More
Every day, we are closer to Home!
By Max Lucado Too seldom do I hear thunder and think “Is that God?” I’ve been known to let a … More